Two SPD officers released from hospital following accident

They were hurt when their units collided while responding to a fatal shooting

Two SPD officers released from hospital following collision

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — The two Shreveport police officers who were hurt in a collision of their police units have been released from the hospital.

One SPD officer released from hospital following crash

Both officers are expected to be okay, police officials say.

They were responding to a shooting on Egan Street that claimed the life of a 25-year-old woman.

The coroner’s office has since identified her as Princess Coooper, of the Bienville Parish town of Ringgold.

Minutes after the shooting was reported Wednesday evening, the two officers’ police units collided at Kings Highway at Highland Avenue.

Both were taken to a Shreveport hospital after being pulled from their vehicles.

Authorities urge anyone with any information about the Egan Street shooting to call Shreveport police at (318) 673-7300 or Shreveport-Caddo Crime Stoppers at (318) 673-7373, visit the group’s website or use the P3 Tips app to submit information anonymously.

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